Definitions of agate

The word agate uses 5 letters:aaegt.

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adv. - On the way; agoing; as, to be agate; to set the bells agate. 2

n. - A semipellucid, uncrystallized variety of quartz, presenting various tints in the same specimen. Its colors are delicately arranged in stripes or bands, or blended in clouds. 2

n. - A kind of type, larger than pearl and smaller than nonpareil; in England called ruby. 2

n. - A diminutive person; so called in allusion to the small figures cut in agate for rings and seals. 2

n. - A tool used by gold-wire drawers, bookbinders, etc.; -- so called from the agate fixed in it for burnishing. 2